Inscribed by artist in black ink at bottom of drawing, "Miss Ruttidge as Tresilia in the celebrated Portrait Scene. Flora her attendant Mrs. Goll"; inscribed in another hand in graphite on drawing, "IX"; verso: inscribed by other hand in graphite at bottom of mount, "Given to Mrs. E. M. Fitzgerald-by Thackeray".
One of three drawings.
Fitzgerald, Edward Marlborough, Mrs., former owner.
Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.